"Good Will Hunting" stars and Oscar-winning scribes Matt Damon and Ben Affleck have signed a multiyear, first-look agreement to develop and produce projects for Miramax Films.
Three days after the public splash, employees of Simon & Schuster's soon-to-be amputated educational division were still waiting to hear something -- anything -- directly from their likely new owner…
Harry Drucker, a barber to many of Hollywood's most glamorous leading men for over half a century, died May 13 of natural causes in Century City. He was 91.
Up-in-the-air TCI Satellite Entertainment Inc. (TSAT), formerly a subsidiary of Tele-Communications Inc. and now 37% owner of Primestar Inc., saw its losses widen 32% in the first quarter to $69.5…
"Godzilla" attacked North American theaters Wednesday to the tune of $8.4 million in 3,310 situations, according to distribu-tor Sony Pictures Releasing. The studio said the pic grossed $4.1 million…
A new McKinsey Report published in Holland indicates it will cost the Dutch government plenty if it eliminates commercial advertising from its three state channels.
Gene Fowler, Jr., an Oscar-nominated and Emmy-winning editor and director, perhaps best remembered for helming the 1957 cult classic "I Was a Teenage Werewolf," died May 11 of natural causes at his…
Bell Atlantic plans to use the BET (Black Entertainment TV) brand to get African-American phone users in the D.C. area to buy extra features like cell phones, pagers, voice mail and Internet access.
Paramount's three-month-old specialized division has made a splashy entry into feature co-production with Lakeshore Entertainment's Demi Moore-starrer "Passion of Mind."
Faced with mounting criticism, "The Jerry Springer Show" has decided to abandon plans to air a show focused on bestiality titled "I Married a Horse!"
Telecom Italia's multimedia unit Stream has signed a pact with U.S. group OpenTV for the digital software the Italian company will use for its new set top boxes.